Better Together

Last week, family and friends gathered to honor the life of my great aunt Elaine, who died at age 89 after a long illness. I showed up just a few minutes before the service began, as is my way, and settled in next to my little sister, Betsey. Displayed on the dais of the funeral… Continue reading Better Together

Solstice Satisfaction

Few things are better than summer. Garden vegetables, hospitable southern humidity, and strong cold drinks mark the season that'd come to be remembered for one thing: adventures. Whether you're hosting a garden party, day-tripping to your favorite city, cruising the Bold City by bike, or strolling the beach at sunset; Summer is meant for activity.… Continue reading Solstice Satisfaction

Self Love in the Instagram Era

In 2015  France’s health prime minister issued a statement, just now being implemented, that all French fashion models have to be cleared as healthy by their doctors to continue working. This is supposed to revolutionize the world and the fashion industry. Although this information is encouraging, the first time I heard it I was extremely… Continue reading Self Love in the Instagram Era

Momni Milestones: Making Room to Grow

A month ago, I stood in front of 350 people, looking out at a Fashion Show that a dream team of coworkers and I had spent four months -- who am I kidding -- a whole year planning for. That Thursday I had opened the shop, sold last minute tickets to the show, taped line-up… Continue reading Momni Milestones: Making Room to Grow

Model Citizen

When I was offered a spot as a model in my favorite boutique’s second annual fashion show, it was like receiving my letter from Hogwarts. But as the day of the show approached, I became nervous, palpably so. I felt like I hadn’t prepared at all. The outfits had been chosen, sure. But was I… Continue reading Model Citizen

Dresses for the Endless Summer

Summer breezes are filling in, and with it come some of our sweetest styles yet. Momni's inventory is filled with one of a kind prints you won't find anywhere else. Shop them today in the shop or online! Photos by Stefanie Keeler.